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faq [2019/12/15 21:26]
mister_x Fix title fonts for last few entries
faq [2020/02/26 20:48] (current)
mister_x [What is the best wireless card to buy ?] update intro
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 ===== What is the best wireless card to buy ?  ===== ===== What is the best wireless card to buy ?  =====
  
-Which card to purchase is a hard question to answer. ​ Each person'​s criteria is somewhat different, such as one may require 802.11n capability, or may require it to work via virtualization. ​ However, having said that, if money is not a constraint ​then the following cards are considered the best in class:+Which card to purchase is a hard question to answer. ​ Each person'​s criteria is somewhat different, such as one may require 802.11ax capability, or may require it to work via virtualization. ​ However, having said that, then the following cards are considered the best in class:
  
   * Alfa AWUS036ACH (a/​b/​g/​n/​ac) is the best performing card, but the driver can be unstable enough to crash your kernel   * Alfa AWUS036ACH (a/​b/​g/​n/​ac) is the best performing card, but the driver can be unstable enough to crash your kernel
-  * Alfa AWUS036ACM (a/​b/​g/​n/​ac) is the highest performing of the STABLE devices, but it requires kernel 4.19.5 or higher, and the driver doesn'​t work on the Raspberry Pi yet+  * Alfa AWUS036ACM (a/​b/​g/​n/​ac) is the highest performing of the STABLE devices, but it requires kernel 4.19.5 or higher, and the driver doesn'​t work on the Raspberry Pi yet; it works on the Raspberry Pi 4.
  
 Runner ups: Runner ups:
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 ===== How do I change my card's MAC address ?  ===== ===== How do I change my card's MAC address ?  =====
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 +**Note:** It is not necessary to change the MAC address anymore to perform attacks; this can, in some cases, confuse the driver.
  
 Under linux, the following information applies. Under linux, the following information applies.
faq.1576441575.txt.gz · Last modified: 2019/12/15 21:26 by mister_x